FLAC( Free Lossless Audio Codec ) is a famous lossless audio compression format, but FLAC is not as popular as MP3, and the FLAC music files take more disk space than mp3 files, so you might need to convert the FLAC audio files to MP3 format.
1, Pazera Free Audio Extractor
Pazera Free Audio Extractor is a free, multi-function, efficient, powerful and portable multimedia conversion software that supports dozens of input media formats and output media formats. You can use it to transform FLAC files to mp3 formats and vice versa, I highly recommend that you check out this one.
Pazera Free Audio Extractor supports Windows 7, Windows XP, etc.
2, XMedia Recode
XMedia Recode is a free all in one multimedia converter that supports a great amount of source and target media formats, you can use it to convert FLAC or APE format to MP3 or WAV format easily. It allows to specify the sample rate, rate control mode, bitrate, quality, channels, highpass, lowpass of the output audio.
XMedia Recode is a 5.2MB download available from the developer’s website.
3, Free FLAC to MP3 Converter
FF2MC( Free FLAC to MP3 Converter ) is a free, simple and convenient utility which allows to convert FLAC audio files to the mp3 format, it’s lightweight and deadly easy to use, however it does not provide the option to change the quality and bitrate of the output mp3 file.
FF2MC works on Windows 7 and Windows XP, etc. It is a 1.01MB download available from CNET.
4, Free Mp3 Wma Converter
Free Mp3 Wma Converter offers you the power to convert FLAC/APE to MP3/WAV format and vice versa. This application has pop ups and offers to install other utilities and components that it does not require to fully function, it’s NOT recommended.
FormatFactory is a free multi-functional video converter and audio converter, it allows to convert all multimedia formats to MP3, FLAC, AMR, M4A, WMA, AAC, MMF, M4R, OGG, MP2, WAV format.
FormatFactory is a 38.14MB download available from CNET.